Our Fixed Rate Deposit accounts allow you to benefit from our best interest rates if you can put your savings away over a fixed term.
Fixed Rate Deposit accounts allow you to know exactly how much interest you’ll earn on your savings over a specific period of time. If you’re looking to save for the future, a Fixed Rate Deposit Account offers a simple way to grow your savings effectively.
To read more, select the Key Product Information and Key Documents tabs below to see the specific terms and conditions for this account.
Manage your account by email or by phone
14 Day funding window
Your money is protected up to £85,000
No additional deposits or early withdrawals
Minimum deposit £1,000
Quick and easy online account opening
Interest paid on maturity
Fixed interest rate
Available to individuals who are aged 18 and over, resident in the UK and liable for tax only in the UK
What is the interest rate?
Interest is calculated daily and paid gross in full on the maturity date of your account.
We will not deduct tax automatically from the interest we pay on money in your account. It is your responsibility to pay any tax you may owe to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC). Please refer to HMRC website for further details.
|15 Month Fixed Rate Deposit (Issue 2)||£1,000 - £ 85,000||0.65%||0.65%|
|18 Month Fixed Rate Deposit (Issue 5)||£1,000 - £ 85,000||0.68%||0.68%|
|2 Year Fixed Rate Deposit (Issue 3)||£1,000 - £ 85,000||0.76%||0.76%|
1 Gross is the interest rate without the deduction of income tax.
2 AER is the Annual Equivalent Rate and it illustrates what the interest rate would be if interest was paid and compounded once a year.
Can DF Capital change the interest rate?
No. The interest rate is fixed and will not change for the term of the product.
We guarantee to pay the interest rates shown provided a deposit is paid into the account within 14 calendar days of the account being opened.
What would the estimated balance be at maturity based on a £1,000 deposit?
These are for illustration only and do not take into account your individual circumstances.
The examples assume that funds are cleared in your account on the day your account is opened and no further deposits or withdrawals are made.
|Product||Deposit at Account Opening||Balance at Maturity|
|15 Month Fixed Rate Deposit (Issue 2)||£1,000.00||£1,008.11|
|18 Month Fixed Rate Deposit (Issue 5)||£1,000.00||£1,010.23|
|2 Year Fixed Rate Deposit (Issue 3)||£1,000.00||£1,015.26|
How do I open and manage my account?
Accounts can be opened online at www.dfcapital.co.uk
These accounts are only open to individuals of 18 years and above, resident in the UK and liable to pay tax only in the UK. Please notify us immediately if you are no longer only liable for UK tax.
Customers must fund the accounts within the 14 days of account opening. During this period, you can make as many deposits as needed.
The minimum balance is £1,000 and the maximum is £85,000. The maximum deposit balance that you can hold with us across all savings accounts is £85,000. The minimum deposit amount is £1,000.
You will need the account number and sort code of a UK bank or building society account on which you are named as an account holder. This ‘nominated account’ must be used as the source of any money deposited with us and will also be used as the destination account of any funds withdrawn.
Once open, you can manage your account by email. For more information, see the ‘Contact Us’ page.
Statements are issued annually.
Can I withdraw money?
No withdrawals, transfers or closures are permitted during the term of the product.
If you change your mind within 14 days of opening your account we will close your account without any penalty or notice.
Please note that we may withdraw the availability of these products at any time without notice.
Your eligible deposits with DF Capital are protected up to a total of £85,000 by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme, the UK’s deposit guarantee scheme. This limit applies to the total deposits held with DF Capital. Any deposits you hold above the limit are unlikely to be covered. For more information and to check eligibility please visit the FSCS website (www.fscs.org.uk).
The account Terms & Conditions contain important information regarding this account. This document can be found on the Key Documents tab above.